Medic in Remote Area
This medical training course has been developed specifically by Special Forces Field Medics to go above and beyond the existing MIRA courses. The course provides Close Protection practitioners and Team Medics, who already have experience in Pre-Hospital Care, with the added skills and knowledge to be able to deal with casualties in remote environments and hostile regions worldwide.
Our Medic in Remote Area course focuses on stabilisation of the injured through to the knowledge and skills required for prolonged field care.
Course designed by professionals for professionals and promises a unique experience in trauma management that is unrivalled in the industry today.
Topics covered on the course are:
|Basic cell, tissue, organs and systems||IV cannulation and fluid resuscitation||Life threatening medical conditions|
|Anatomy & Physiology||IO access||The heart|
|Scene approach and assessment||Head and brain injury||Advanced life support and defib|
|Mechanism of injury||Pain relief||Resuscitation and care of the child|
|Primary and secondary survey||Traumatic musculoskeletal conditions||Pregnancy and childbirth|
|Catastrophic haemorrhage||Spinal injury and immobilisation||Musculoskeletal injuries|
|Airway||Prolonged field care||Thermal injury heat & cold|
|Surgical Cricothyroidotomy||Mass casualties||Tropical medicine|
|Breathing (asthma and oxygen therapy)||Entrapment and extrication||Malarial awareness|
|Chest needle decompression||Emotional care||Introduction to common antibiotics|
|Circulation and shock||History taking primary healthcare||Introduction to suturing|
|Dive medicine||Altitude illness|